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The military advantage - the Military.com guide to military and veterans benefits by Howell, Terry, author.

The military advantage - the Military.com guide to military and veterans benefits

A guide to military benefits for active-duty service members, veterans, military retirees, and family members. The 2016 edition of the guide includes: updated TRICARE co-pays, fees, and cost-shares; 2016 active-duty and reserve pay charts; active-duty, veterans, and family education program changes; updated VA disability and pension rates; veteran support resources; expanded servicemember protection policies; the latest on VA-provided health care programs.

May 20, 2016
Missing man - the American spy who vanished in Iran by Meier, Barry.

Missing man - the American spy who vanished in Iran

May 20, 2016
The mindbody code - how to change the beliefs that limit your health, longevity, and success by Martinez, Mario E., author

The mindbody code - how to change the beliefs that limit your health, longevity, and success

Why is it so difficult to change our beliefs and behaviors even when we know they no longer serve us? How can certain individuals reverse incurable disease while others suffer the effects of childhood wounds despite years of therapy? These are the questions readers will explore in the much-anticipated new book from clinical neuropsychologist and biocognitive science founder Dr. Mario Martinez. In The MindBody Code, Dr. Martinez challenges us to embrace a radically new paradigm for health and wel

May 20, 2016
The modified keto cookbook - quick, convenient great-tasting recipes for following a low-ratio ketogenic diet by Martenz, Dawn Marie.

The modified keto cookbook - quick, convenient great-tasting recipes for following a low-ratio ketogenic diet

Includes tips, strategies, and an abundance of great-tasting, simple to prepare recipes, The Modified Keto Cookbook makes following a low-ratio ketogenic diet easy. The high-fat, low carbohydrate modified ketogenic diet, based on a ratio of fat to non-fat (protein and carbohydrates) of 2:1 and 1:1, has been used to improve seizure control in people with epilepsy and new research suggests that the diet may promote weight loss and provide benefit to those with cancer, brain injury, forms of dement

May 20, 2016
More lovely knitted lace - contemporary patterns in geometric shapes by Nico, Brooke.

More lovely knitted lace - contemporary patterns in geometric shapes

"Brooke Nico, author of Lovely Knitted Lace and a nationally known lace teacher and designer, presents 16 new projects that offer a fresh and original take on lace knitting. Think sweaters, capelets, tunics and cowls, knit in yarns both thick and thin--contemporary designs that give knitters a wealth of new possibilities. Organized by overall shape--circle, square, triangle, and rectangle--these lovely garments will change the way you look at lace knitting. Step-by-step illustrations clearly exp

May 20, 2016
Wedding papercrafts - add handmade charm to your celebration. by

Wedding papercrafts - add handmade charm to your celebration.

Created by top designers, 20 exquisitely unique projects provide a creative outlet for brides during the hustle and bustle of the planning process. Mostly beginner-friendly, these handmade accessories and add charm to any ceremony and reception.

May 20, 2016
Socks - the rule book - 10 essential rules for the wearing and appreciation of men's hosiery. by

Socks - the rule book - 10 essential rules for the wearing and appreciation of men's hosiery.

May 20, 2016
Shoe dog - a memoir by the creator of Nike by Knight, Philip H., 1938- author.

Shoe dog - a memoir by the creator of Nike

Nike founder and CEO Phil Knight shares the inside story of the company's early days as an intrepid start-up and its evolution into one of the world's most iconic, game-changing, and profitable brands. In 1962, fresh out of business school, Phil Knight borrowed $50 from his father and created a company with a simple mission: import high-quality, low-cost athletic shoes from Japan. Selling the shoes from the trunk of his lime green Plymouth Valiant, Knight grossed $8,000 his first year. Today, Ni

May 20, 2016
My lost brothers - the untold story by the Yarnell Hill Fire's lone survivor by McDonough, Brendan, author.

My lost brothers - the untold story by the Yarnell Hill Fire's lone survivor

In this gripping memoir, the sole survivor of the disastrous 2013 fire in Yarnell, Arizona recalls the natural disaster that took the lives of 19 firefighters trained specifically to battle wildfires. On June 30, 2013, during a fire at which McDonough was serving as lookout, a freak inferno trapped and killed all 19 members of his crew. "My Lost Brothers" traces McDonough's minute-by-minute account of witnessing his fellow firefighters' brave, selfless battle-as well as its aftermath.

May 20, 2016
Negotiating the nonnegotiable - how to resolve your most emotionally charged conflicts by Shapiro, Daniel, 1971- author.

Negotiating the nonnegotiable - how to resolve your most emotionally charged conflicts

""A masterpiece--clear, insightful, and practical. Highly recommended!"--William Ury, coauthor of Getting to Yes and author of Getting to Yes with Yourself Find out how to successfully resolve your most emotionally charged conflicts. In this landmark book, world-renowned Harvard negotiation expert Daniel Shapiro presents a groundbreaking, practical method to reconcile your most contentious relationships and untangle your toughest conflicts. Before you get into your next conflict, read Negotiatin

May 20, 2016
New directions in sock knitting - 18 innovative designs knitted from every which way by Budd, Ann, 1956- author.

New directions in sock knitting - 18 innovative designs knitted from every which way

May 20, 2016
Not forgotten - the true story of my imprisonment in North Korea by Bae, Kenneth, author.

Not forgotten - the true story of my imprisonment in North Korea

"Driven by his passion to help the people of North Korea, Bae moves to neighboring China to lead guided tours into the secretive nation. Six years later, after eighteen successful excursions in and out of the country, Ken is suddenly stopped at the border: he inadvertently brought his hard drive, that reveals the true nature of his visits, to customs. He is arrested, brought to Pyongyang for further questioning, and sentenced to fifteen years of hard labor. His crime? Attempting to overthrow the

May 20, 2016
Ode to Billie Joe by Murtha, Tara, author.

Ode to Billie Joe

May 20, 2016
Real visitors, voices from beyond, and parallel dimensions by Steiger, Brad, author.

Real visitors, voices from beyond, and parallel dimensions

May 20, 2016
Prince - the man and his music by Thorne, Matt, author.

Prince - the man and his music

Famously reticent, perverse, and controversial, Prince is one of the few remaining superstars of the 1980s who still, perhaps, remains an enigma. Now a firm fixture in the pop canon, where such classics as "Purple Rain," "Sign o' the Times," and "Parade" regularly feature in Best Ever Album polls, Prince is widely held to be the greatest musician of his generation. His live performances are legendary and his influence on music|across pop, indie rock, hip hop, and R&B|has never been more evident.

May 20, 2016
Righteous carnage- the list murders in Westfield by Benford, Timothy

Righteous carnage- the list murders in Westfield

May 20, 2016
Route 66 still kicks - driving America's main street by Antonson, Rick, 1949- author.

Route 66 still kicks - driving America's main street

The original U.S. Route 66 was 2,448 miles long, and 90 percent of it can still be driven today. Antonson set out to follow that original route, tracing its rich history and discovering the vitality and American character sill beating through our heartland.

May 20, 2016
Salmon - everything you need to know + 45 recipes by Morgan, Diane, 1955- author.

Salmon - everything you need to know + 45 recipes

"Salmon is the third-most consumed seafood in North America, not only for its exceptional flavor and versatility, but for its undeniable health benefits. Rich in Omega-3s, it's a rich protein source for those looking to eat healthier, consume less meat, or transitioning to a paleo or pescatarian diet. Salmon features 45 recipes showcasing the best ways to prepare this luscious, accessible fish. Acclaimed author Diane Morgan has crafted a go-to reference for home cooks who want to add more creati

May 20, 2016
Shallcross by Wright, C. D., 1949-2016, author.

Shallcross

May 20, 2016
Stranger in the mirror - the scientific search for the self by Levine, Robert, 1945- author.

Stranger in the mirror - the scientific search for the self

"In Stranger in the Mirror, Robert Levine offers a provocative and entertaining scientific exploration of the most personal and important of all landscapes: the physical and psychological entity we call our self. Who are we? Where is the boundary between us and everything else? Are we all multiple personalities? And how can we control who we become? Levine tackles these and other questions with a combination of surprising stories, case studies, and cutting-edge research--from psychology, biology

May 20, 2016